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Topic: Free BRCA testing for people of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry

Forum: Positive Genetic Test Results —

BRCA 1 & 2, ATM, BARD1, CDH1, CHEK2, MRE11A, NBN, p53, PALB2, PTEN, RAD50, RECQL, and RINT1 genes

Posted on: Sep 13, 2018 09:54PM - edited Sep 13, 2018 09:56PM by Moderators

Moderators wrote:

The BRCA Founder Outreach Study (BFOR) offers BRCA genetic testing at no cost to women and men of Ashkenazi (Eastern European) Jewish ancestry over the age of 25 in four cities: New York, Philadelphia, Los Angeles and Boston.

Headed by the Basser Center's Susan Domchek, MD, and Katherine Nathanson, MD, BFOR has the potential to save the lives of those who are at high-risk for carrying a BRCA mutation and who have not been previously identified.

To learn more and enroll click here: BFORstudy.com

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